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Pickering Labour Force

Data Last Updated: 26 September, 2017
Characteristic (2017 unless noted) Value

Source: Manifold Data Mining Inc.

Labour Force Characteristics

Total population, aged 15 years and older 81,860
In the labour force 58,574
Employed 54,502
Unemployed 4,072
Not in the labour force 23,286
Participation rate (%) 71.55
Employment rate (%) 66.58
Unemployment rate (%) 6.95

Labour Force by Industry

Total labour force aged 15 and over 58,574
Industry - not applicable 1,896
All industries 56,678
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 177
Mining and oil and gas extraction 117
Utilities 1,174
Construction 3,436
Manufacturing 4,487
Wholesale trade 3,579
Retail trade 6,127
Transportation and warehousing 2,444
Information and cultural industries 2,370
Finance and insurance 5,923
Real estate and rental and leasing 1,264
Professional, scientific and technical services 4,467
Management of companies and enterprises 70
Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services 2,622
Educational services 3,752
Health care and social assistance 5,158
Arts, entertainment and recreation 1,362
Accommodation and food services 2,954
Other services (except public administration) 2,057
Public administration 3,136

Labour Force by Occupation

Total labour force 15 years and over by occupation 58,574
Occupation - Not applicable 1,896
All occupations 56,678
0 Management occupations 7,522
1 Business, finance and administration occupations 11,907
2 Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 3,993
3 Health occupations 2,759
4 Occupations in education, law and social, community and government services 6,638
5 Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 2,067
6 Sales and service occupations 12,341
7 Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 6,733
8 Natural resources, agriculture and related production occupations 617
9 Occupations in manufacturing and utilities 2,101

Employment Income (2017) for Persons 15 Years of Age and Over

Population aged 15 years and over who worked full year, full time and with employment income 31,962
Median employment income ($) 58,700
Average employment income ($) 76,139
Male aged 15 years and over: Worked full year, full time 16,969
Male aged 15 years and over: Median employment income ($) 61,583
Male aged 15 years and over: Average employment income ($) 86,522
Female aged 15 years and over: Worked full year, full time 14,993
Female aged 15 years and over: Median employment income ($) 54,463
Female aged 15 years and over: Average employment income ($) 64,470

Labour Force by Place of Work

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Notes: Commuting Flow - Employed Labour Force Aged 15 Years and Over Having a Usual Place of Work, for Census Subdivisions, Flows Greater than or Equal to 20. Source: 2011 National Household Survey.